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  1. Joined : Aug 2015
    Bedford, Ohio
    Posts : 87
    Win 10 64 bit
       20 Apr 2016 #1

    No idea what this is.


    In Settings, "Select which icons appear on the taskbar" there is something called PCFDOC8.exe Under it, it says "install progress 100%. The bar is switched off, but even on it does nothing. Any idea what this is, and how to remove it?
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  2. Joined : Jan 2015
    UK, Midlands
    Posts : 6,606
    Win 10 Pro (1607)
       20 Apr 2016 #2

    Hi, as an internet search shows nothing, suggest you install Everything by void tools, index, and try searching your PC for that. If it's there, and not restricted by permissions, Everything will find it.
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  3. Joined : Oct 2013
    Newport, South Wales, UK
    Posts : 1,218
    Windows 10 Pro x64 - XP/Vista/Win7/Win8.1 in VM for testing
       20 Apr 2016 #3

    As this is identifiable as an EXE file but does not get any hits in Google I am a bit concerned that this may be one of the malware infections that create a random named executable each time it infects a system - you may want to check the file out with MalwareBytes free and a few on-line malware checkers
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  4. Joined : Feb 2015
    Bamberg Germany
    Posts : 12,955
    Microsoft Windows 10 Pro 64-bit 14393 Multiprocessor Free
       20 Apr 2016 #4

    Barman58 said: View Post
    As this is identifiable as an EXE file but does not get any hits in Google I am a bit concerned that this may be one of the malware infections that create a random named executable each time it infects a system - you may want to check the file out with MalwareBytes free and a few on-line malware checkers
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  5. Joined : Aug 2015
    Bedford, Ohio
    Posts : 87
    Win 10 64 bit
       20 Apr 2016 #5

    I ran Malware Anti Malware Bytes and Super Anti Spyware. Both negative.
    Everything also negative.
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  6. Joined : Jan 2015
    UK, Midlands
    Posts : 6,606
    Win 10 Pro (1607)
       20 Apr 2016 #6

    Maybe it's some leftover entry... if you believe that to be so you could try a registry search and decide what you wish to try.

    Take due backup precautions.
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  7. Joined : Aug 2015
    Maine
    Posts : 21,025
    Windows10Pro 64Bit on 2 DeskTop Computers
       20 Apr 2016 #7

    dalchina said: View Post
    Hi, as an internet search shows nothing, suggest you install Everything by void tools, index, and try searching your PC for that. If it's there, and not restricted by permissions, Everything will find it.
    Very good choice, Everything even finds hidden folders/files also. At least his latest beta does.
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  8. Joined : Jan 2015
    UK, Midlands
    Posts : 6,606
    Win 10 Pro (1607)
       20 Apr 2016 #8

    OldMike65 said: View Post
    Very good choice, Everything even finds hidden folders/files also. At least his latest beta does.
    'cept it found nothing.. which begs the question as to its origin, and my suggestion of the registry. Odd.
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  9. Joined : Aug 2015
    Maine
    Posts : 21,025
    Windows10Pro 64Bit on 2 DeskTop Computers
       20 Apr 2016 #9

    dalchina said: View Post
    'cept it found nothing.. which begs the question as to its origin, and my suggestion of the registry. Odd.
    Yes checking registry also very good idea, but I thought it was milford that had this name showing up on his computer? So wondering if the user tried everything??
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  10.    20 Apr 2016 #10

    I suggest running a mainstream virus program such as AVG or Avast. SuperAntiSpyware deals mostly with malicous cookies and Malwarebytes deals mostly with malware rather than viruses.
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